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Missouri man struck, killed by train in Livingston

Source: PolkCountyToday.com Source: PolkCountyToday.com
LIVINGSTON, TX (KTRE) -

An elderly man died early Tuesday morning after he was struck by a Union Pacific train traveling through Livingston.

Det. Leon Middleton with the Livingston Police Department confirmed that the victim was an elderly white man from Missouri. He said they won’t release the man’s name until his next of kind have been notified.

Middleton said the southbound Union Pacific train hit the man about 800 feet north of the West Street intersection a little after midnight Tuesday.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

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